Thursday, June 9, 2011

happy birthday to you: garden party

well, the birthday party has come and gone
     and what a party it was!

here are some of the highlights.

if you're interested in your own garden party, here are some of the ingredients from this one.

garden veggies & strawberries
snails'n cheese, also known as mac'n
ladybug pizzas
     start with mini pitas or buscuit dough as your base, top with sauce and cheese.
     split peperoni for the wings, add olive for the head,
     and tuck a bit of basil underneath for a touch of flavor.
beetle juice, also known as apple
chocolate ants & mulch
     trailmix made of chocolate raisins and cracklin' oat bran
cupcakes, of course!
     grassy cupcakes, green coconut frosting topped with paper butterfly
     worms & dirt cupcakes, crushed oreos and gummy worms

paper source. all things paper.
     invitations, napkins, crowns, paper for flags, flower game & garden signs,
     fabric ribbon for cake bunting
fort & field. best party sundries. ever.
     twine, straws, cups, wooden forks, gingham cupcake liners
hobby lobby.
     foam stickers, butterfly nets, craft supplies
     sunglasses, mini potted plants, bubbles, outdoor games




  1. You made some great looking food there! I wish the things I made looked like that.

  2. Beautiful photos and styling!

  3. I want a garden party! But, I will require more gnomes in attendance.

  4. Absolutely lovely, with many loving touches and beautifully documented. You are very gifted!
    Lucky, blessed birthday girl.